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Over 20,000 OG&E customers without power in the River Valley

The OG&E outage map lists multiple towns across eastern Oklahoma and western Arkansas that are impacted by the service interruption.
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FORT SMITH, Ark. — Over 20,000 OG&E customers are without power in the River Valley tonight. 

The OG&E outage map lists multiple towns across eastern Oklahoma and western Arkansas that are impacted by the service interruption, including Fort Smith, Van Buren, Pocola, Roland and Arkoma. 

Winds up to 90 mph hit areas of Crawford County and eastern Van Buren. 

Trees, powerlines and roofs have been highly impacted by the storms. 

There is no timeline for when the power will be restored to customers. 

Stick with the 5NEWS Weather Team. 

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